The Minnesota Daily

All content by Stephanie Gregory

Seeking to serve

May 4, 2005

Scott VanOort is viewed as strong, self-determined and an all-around motivated person by his family and his friends. VanOort is a junior at the University and an Air Force cadet in ROTC from Rochester,...

U’s Spring Jam 2005 festivities begin

April 25, 2005

After months of planning, the annual campus event Spring Jam started this weekend as students began competing in athletics contests. "Stayin' Alive in 2005" is this year's theme, and organizers said they...

U campus offers students jobs, career centers

April 19, 2005

With class, homework, papers and maybe even a little time for fun, finding a job to fit a tight schedule isn't always easy for college students. Many students have loads of work and a lack of time. Yet,...

Jail ‘n’ Bail nabs more than $25,000

April 6, 2005

Bright and early at 8 a.m. Tuesday, police pounded on the Sanford Hall door of first-year student Kim Mooney. "I was so scared and shocked," she said. "The police officer came into my room and said that...

Date auction at U collects thousands for tsunami relief

March 28, 2005

Though it was for charity, University students' search for love turned fun and perhaps a little pricey Saturday night. Approximately 400 students gathered in Coffman Union's Great Hall with bidding signs,...

University upgrading its network for faster, more secure connection

March 25, 2005

The University is in the final stages of completing an upgrade of its computer network infrastructure, with some of the best technology available. Called "GigaNet" for the speed of the system, the project...